The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 208 224 261
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +37
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 40 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 0.59% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 6
Average salary £24,000 £52,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.28% +162.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £27,500 £18,375
10% offered a salary of more than £33,636 £55,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%
Lotus
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3028 3058 3667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.93% 46.33% 46.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2603 2546 3136
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lotus across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Lotus
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lotus across the North West region.

Lotus Salary Trend in the North West

Lotus
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lotus across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Lotus Salary Histogram in the North West

Lotus
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 20 £23,250 -
Manchester -3 19 £24,000 -56.36% 2
Lancashire -12 1 £35,170 +27.88% 1
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus.

1 54 (91.53%) IBM Notes
2 33 (55.93%) Windows
3 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
4 28 (47.46%) MS Office
5 26 (44.07%) ITIL
6 23 (38.98%) MS Excel
7 20 (33.90%) MCP
8 19 (32.20%) HP
9 18 (30.51%) OpenView
9 18 (30.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 18 (30.51%) SLA
9 18 (30.51%) Service Management
9 18 (30.51%) SC Cleared
9 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
10 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
11 13 (22.03%) Lotus Domino
11 13 (22.03%) VMware
12 12 (20.34%) MS Exchange
13 10 (16.95%) WAN
13 10 (16.95%) Citrix
13 10 (16.95%) Symantec
13 10 (16.95%) SCCM
14 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
15 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (13.56%) SQL
16 7 (11.86%) VPN
16 7 (11.86%) Dell
17 6 (10.17%) GroupWise
17 6 (10.17%) IBM

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 54 (91.53%) IBM Notes
2 13 (22.03%) Lotus Domino
3 12 (20.34%) MS Exchange
4 6 (10.17%) GroupWise
5 5 (8.47%) Zimbra
6 2 (3.39%) Lync
6 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.69%) IIS
7 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.69%) Quickr
Applications
1 28 (47.46%) MS Office
2 23 (38.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Office 365
2 3 (5.08%) Google Apps
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) WAN
2 7 (11.86%) VPN
3 5 (8.47%) LAN
4 3 (5.08%) SAN
4 3 (5.08%) Firewall
5 2 (3.39%) DNS
5 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.69%) SMTP
6 1 (1.69%) FTP
6 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Ingres
2 4 (6.78%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (10.17%) Local Government
2 3 (5.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.39%) French Language
3 2 (3.39%) Norwegian Language
3 2 (3.39%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.39%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (54.24%) Analyst
2 24 (40.68%) Service Analyst
2 24 (40.68%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (13.56%) Support Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) IT Support
5 5 (8.47%) Systems Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Service Desk Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Messaging Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.39%) Administrator
9 1 (1.69%) .NET Developer
9 1 (1.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) .NET
2 2 (3.39%) Web Services
3 1 (1.69%) Middleware
3 1 (1.69%) Dojo
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.93%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
3 5 (8.47%) Windows XP
3 5 (8.47%) UNIX
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) ITIL
2 18 (30.51%) Service Management
3 6 (10.17%) Asset Management
3 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (8.47%) Supplier Management
4 5 (8.47%) Benchmarking
4 5 (8.47%) Project Management
4 5 (8.47%) Business Continuity
4 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2
4 5 (8.47%) CRM
5 4 (6.78%) ERP
5 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.69%) OpenUP
7 1 (1.69%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.69%) MVC
7 1 (1.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) C#
2 4 (6.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (33.90%) MCP
2 18 (30.51%) SC Cleared
2 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.39%) CCA
3 2 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (30.51%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.47%) XenApp
3 5 (8.47%) MetaFrame
3 5 (8.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 18 (30.51%) OpenView
1 18 (30.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (16.95%) SCCM
3 5 (8.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
2 19 (32.20%) HP
3 13 (22.03%) VMware
4 10 (16.95%) Symantec
4 10 (16.95%) Citrix
5 7 (11.86%) Dell
6 6 (10.17%) Oracle
6 6 (10.17%) SAP
6 6 (10.17%) IBM
7 5 (8.47%) Kaspersky
7 5 (8.47%) Cisco
7 5 (8.47%) McAfee
7 5 (8.47%) EMC
7 5 (8.47%) NetApp
7 5 (8.47%) Novell
8 4 (6.78%) Google
9 2 (3.39%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.39%) IronPort
9 2 (3.39%) Websense
10 1 (1.69%) Scalix
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Posted: 3 days ago
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